Monthly Archives: December 2015


Monster Raffle


The Parents Council organised a  very successful fund-raising monster raffle recently. Thanks to all who so generously bought and sold tickets.  There was a wonderful selection of prizes and great excitement on the day of the raffle.

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Newsletter Issue 11 (16/12/215)


Scoil Chroí Naofa Athenry, Co Galway Telephone:  091-844510 Email: scnathenry@eircom.net Website: www.scoilchroinaofaathenry.ie   Dear Parents                                                    Issue: 11                                                16th December 2015   The Parents Council organised the Christmas Card Fundraiser this year where children from all classes designed their own Christmas Cards. A total of €751.35 was raised. They would like to […]

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It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas in Room 8!!!!


We have been very busy owls getting our classroom ready for Christmas. Have a look at some of our work!!

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Weekend Diary Author – Room 8


Chloe got a chance to take home the class weekend diary and Timmy Turtle of course!!! She read her diary entry to her classmates and showed us the lovely pictures she had drawn. Well done, Chloe!!

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Mathsblast blasted off in room 8…..


Mrs Cronin’s Owls were a busy bunch for three weeks in the lead up to Christmas. They took part in Mathsblast which involved several staff members coming into their class every day and taking small groups of pupils to do various Maths activities and games at different stations. It was a fantastic experience and  very […]

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Riverdance, here they come!!


Rachel and Aleksander from Senior Infants, room 8, have started taking Irish dancing classes and have been showing their classmates what they have been learning. They recently were awarded plaques at a local Feis. Well done to both of you from all the owls in room 8.

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Compliments and Kindness all around in Room 8


Mrs Cronin’s Senior Infants fully embraced the messages behind Anti-Bullying Week; they were so kind and nice to each other and indeed other staff members  that teacher had to present them with kindness certificates at the end of the week. What a super caring class!!  

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Show and Tell continues in Room 8


Have a look at what Mrs Cronin’s children have been bringing in to school for show and tell time.

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1916


Every school in Ireland is getting an Irish flag as part of the 2016 Centenary Programme. On Tuesday December 8th we were presented with the Irish flag and the 1916 proclamation by three members of the defence forces, Sergeant Wayne Fitzgerald, Sergeant Eddie Madden and Corporal Morgan James. The flag was presented to the youngest […]

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Newsletter Issue 10 (071215)


Scoil Chroí Naofa Athenry, Co Galway Telephone:  091-844510 Email: scnathenry@eircom.net Website: www.scoilchroinaofaathenry.ie   Dear Parents                                       Issue: 10                                    7th December 2015   We are participating in the Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme where we will reflect on our past, celebrate our achievements over the last 100 years and re-imagine our future. Our first big […]

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